LearningLab.B.1 | NYC Department of Cultural Affairs Senior Arts Engagement Program


Newseum - Knight 702 September 26, 2016 10:30 am - 11:30 am

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Phil Alexander
Stacey McMath
Caryn Resnick
Kristin Sakoda
Yloy Ybarra

Explore all facets of developing and managing SU-CASA, a program placing artists and arts organizations in senior centers across New York City. Learn how interdisciplinary agencies leveraged public funds and infrastructure to positively impact the quality of life for older adults. Hear first-hand accounts of the program’s challenges and results.

Presentation Outcomes

  • Participants will gain an in-depth view of a collaborative, multi-disciplinary project model.
  • Participants will discover the role of public funds and infrastructure on arts-based activities for older adults.
  • Participants will understand the roles of multiple stakeholders and partners.
  • Participants will hear about and share their own experiences of creative aging program development.

For Presentation Team Planning: This session DOES have PowerPoint capacity.